The city’s planning board has two east end housing proposals on its agenda for Tuesday, October 10, 2017.
Glenn and Jean Morse, d/b/a 2 Walnut LLC have filed an application for a Zone Map Amendment for a a vacant lot at 233 Anderson Street for which they have signed a purchase and sales agreement.
According to the application, if the change is approved, it is the intention of the couple to build a 12 unit residential building with commercial space on the first floor.The matter is expected to be taken up around 5:30 – and last until 6:30 pm.
The second matter on the planning board agenda is for a four story building with 45 condo units at 218-220 Washington Avenue. The mix of units has changed slightly from the original plan and will be 21 one-bedroom units, and 24 two-bedroom units. Parking will be under the building. The proposal is subject to the Inclusiosnary Zoning (IZ) ordinance. The applicant has decided to make a fee-in-lieu payment to the Housing Fund. Bill Hopkins is the architect. The matter is expected to be taken up following the dinner break @ 7:00 pm., if the board is on schedule! Always a Big If!